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Object Name Letter
Catalog Number 1914.001.00039
Date April 5, 1865
Scope & Content Letter from Brigadier General E. P. Scammon to Major General Samuel Jones, April 5, 1865

Physical Appearance: The letter is from Federal Brig. Gen. Scammon to Jones, dated April 5, 1865. Writing from Jacksonville, Scammon states that he has forwarded Jones' request for an exchange of prisoners to Lt. Gen. Grant. "Instructions from General Grant may be looked for on the 19th. Until they are received General Gillmore orders taht no prisoners be received in this District." <> "Jacksonville April 5th, 1865. E. P. Scammon Brig. Genl. Regarding the exchange of prisoners." & "Forward to Hd. Qt. Jacksonville for file. S. J." 1 pp on 1 legal sheet.
Creator Scammon, E. P., Brig. Gen.
People Jones, Samuel
Pillow, Genl.
Gillmore, Genl.
Scammon, Eliakim P.
Grant, Ulysses Simpson
Subjects Prisoners
Prisoner exchanges
Prisoners of war
Enemies
Military leadership
Military life
Military personnel
Military officers
Military tactics